The Nobel Prize in Physics, and an interview with HIL’s Founder & CTO Prof. Zigler

The Nobel Prize in Physics, and an interview with HIL’s Founder & CTO Prof. Zigler This year’s Nobel Physics Prize was awarded in part to Gérard Mourou and Donna Strickland – developers of the revolutionary CPA (Chirped Pulse Amplification) technique, a method that dramatically intensifies laser pulses – resulting in Ultra-High-Intensity, Ultra-Short-Pulse laser systems. HIL is […]

Dr. Moti Botton-Dascal of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem joins HIL’s R&D team

Dr. Moti Botton-Dascal of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem joins HIL’s R&D team Dr. Botton-Dascal is a theoretician in plasma physics specialising in the interaction between radiation and matter. He has over 30 years’ experience in developing models and sophisticated numerical simulations describing various aspects of plasma physics. In recent years his major research interests […]

HIL is selected as a Silicon70 2018 Company

HIL is selected as a Silicon70 2018 Company HIL was selected as one of the 70 featured companies in Silicon70 2018, Silicon Review magazine’s annual issue highlighting leading startups. In the feature, HIL’s CEO, Mr. Sagi Brink-Danan, shared the inspiration behind HIL’s vision for affordable Proton Therapy for cancer patients, and discussed HIL’s future goals. […]

HIL is awarded the Horizon 2020 Seal of Excellence

HIL is awarded the Horizon 2020 Seal of Excellence The European Commission managing Horizon 2020 – the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation – evaluated HIL’s Phase-II proposal as a high-quality project as part of its highly competitive evaluation process. This means HIL’s project passed all stringent Horizon 2020 assessment thresholds for the award criteria – excellence, impact, […]

HIL Featured in The Marker Magazine

HIL Featured in The Marker Magazine In its special issue for the 2018 MIXiii Biomed Conference and Exhibition, The Marker Magazine tells the story of HIL and its unique Proton Therapy solution. HIL’s CEO Mr. Sagi Brink-Danan shared our vision and his own thoughts on the future of proton therapy with the Israeli Magazine.

HIL selected to present at the 19th annual Bio€quity Europe conference

HIL selected to present at the 19th annual Bio€quity Europe conference The conference will take place on May 14-16 in Ghent, Belgium, at the Convention Center “Het Pand” – Onderbergen 1. Join HIL’s CEO, Mr. Sagi Brink-Danan, for a Next Wave presentation on Tue May 15th, 4:50pm – Level 1, Rector Gillis hall. The Annual Bio€quity […]

HIL makes the shortlist of the Future Planet Awards 2018

HIL makes the shortlist of the Future Planet Awards 2018 HIL was shortlisted for the second annual Future Planet Awards, a prize given to startups that are going to change the world for the better. Future Planet Awards are given by Future Planet Capital, a global innovation platform that connects investors to innovators that aim to […]

HIL awarded two new US patents

HIL awarded two new US patents. These two latest additions – granted to HIL during the past two months – bring HIL’s patent portfolio to over three-dozen granted and pending patents worldwide, out of which over 20 have already been issued. The issued patents cover all the important geographies – including the US and Japan (together accounting […]

HIL scientists publish a paper in HPLSE Journal

HIL scientists publish a paper in HPLSE Journal Omer Shavit, Yair Ferber, Evgeny Papeer, Arie Zigler – all R&D Physicists at HIL, – et. al. recently published a paper titled “Femtosecond laser-induced damage threshold in snow micro-structured targets”. The research was published in the 6th volume of the peer-reviewed High Power Laser Science and Engineering […]